Daviess County Behavioral Health Services
Compassionate & Trusted Outpatient Counseling
Daviess Community Hospital's Behavioral Health Service provides intensive,
structured outpatient counseling to persons who are can benefit from therapeutic
services. Our multi-disciplinary treatment team provides assessment, treatment,
and rehabilitation of behavioral disorders in an environment that fosters
positive change. Possible activities for the patient could include individual
counseling, medication management, group therapy, family therapy, discharge
planning, activity therapy, and behavior management. Anyone may make a
referral to the DCH Behavioral Health Services.
For more information, speak with your physician or call (812) 254-8634.
Transitions Behavioral Unit – Geriatric Care
Transitions specializes in mental health care and services for geriatric
patients. Both inpatient and outpatient services are provided under the
direction of a full time psychiatrist. Our treatment team is well established
in the therapeutic community and an offer patients a host of resources
that may be beneficial for treatment. We provide patients with a compassionate,
nonjudgmental ear— the sharing of your experiences with others can
be a tremendous source of relief and aid in your overall recovery.
This program involves several daily scheduled activities, some or all of
which you may be asked to participate in. Services are provided by a team
of highly qualifies professionals, including a physician, nurses, mental
health techs, and therapists.
While in the program, we ask that you attend all prescribed activities/groups
on a regular basis. In addition, we ask that you participate in the program
by interacting with your peers in a helpful manner and maintaining a clean,
neat and safe unit environment.
Contact and visiting information for the Transitions Behavioral Unit
- Nurse’s Station: (812) 254-8854 option 2
- Dr. M. Abdelhameed, MD
- Dr. L. Callaghan, MD
- Betty Harper, LCSW
- Joyce Cox, LSW
- 3:30-5:30 p.m.
- 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
- 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
- 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.